Low-Speed Impact Bumper System Test Procedure for Passenger Vehicles
|Publication Date:||1 April 1997|
1. Scope--The scope of this SAE Recommended Practice is restricted to the testing of original equipment on passenger vehicles and to provide for a uniform industry test procedure.
1.1 Purpose--The purpose of this document is to define a test procedure for evaluating bumper systems, utilizing both pendulum and fixed barrier impact testing.
1.2 Field of Application--The test consists of longitudinal and angular pendulum impacts into a stationary vehicle and moving vehicle impacts into a stationary flat barrier.
1.3 Product Classification--This